Quantcast

Latest S&P Stories

2014-09-11 12:23:41

New Index is a Factor Weighted, Broad-Market Commodity Index with a Modified Roll NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, and Research Affiliates, a global leader in innovative indexing and asset allocation strategies, announced today the launch of the Dow Jones RAFI Commodity Index. The Index offers a factor based approach that uses signals intended to generate outperformance,...

2014-09-03 12:29:54

NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ (MHFI) announced today that it has commenced Factual Stock Report coverage on Matinas BioPharma Holdings, Inc. Matinas BioPharma Holdings, Inc. (MTNB), in the development stage as of September 2(nd), 2014, is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on identifying and developing novel pharmaceutical products for the treatment of abnormalities in blood lipids, referred to as dyslipidemia, and the treatment of cardiovascular and...

2014-08-27 16:21:16

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ (MHFI) announced today that it has commenced Standard & Poor's Factual Stock Report coverage on FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.. (FLYHT) FLYHT Aerospace Solutions (TSXV:FLY; OTC:AMSLF) is a designer, developer and service provider to the global aerospace industry. The company supports aviation customers in different sectors including commercial, business, leasing and military operators. FLYHT's headquarters are located in...

2014-07-29 08:41:44

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yonder & Beyond [http://www.asx.com.au/asx/research/companyInfo.do?by=asxCode&asxCode=QRL ]* (Y&B), a global tech incubator, launches today, having raised an initial $1.5m for its portfolio of tech-based startups, delivering innovative services predominantly across mobile. Headed by British tech investor Shashi Fernando, former CCO and Executive Director of HTC Corporation, Y&B aims to create a world leading global digital...

2014-07-15 16:29:49

NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ (MHFI) announced today that it has commenced Standard & Poor's Factual Stock Report coverage on Guardian 8 Holdings (GRDH) Guardian 8 Holdings (GRDH) is a provider of a new category of personal security devices, enhanced non-lethal (ENL) devices, that incorporate layered defensive measures to help security professionals and consumers protect themselves against personal attacks, while capturing critical images and audio...

2014-07-15 12:25:26

Four of the Five Cities Saw Default Rates Decrease in June 2014 NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data through June 2014, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a comprehensive measure of changes in consumer credit defaults, showed decline in default rates. The national composite posted 1.02% in June, its lowest default rate in over 10 years of history. Auto and bank card saw their default rates...

2014-07-01 16:28:30

Year-To-Date ADV 12% Ahead of 2013 CHICAGO, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that June 2014 trading volume for options contracts on Chicago Board Options Exchange(®) (CBOE(®)) and C2 Options Exchange(SM) (C2(SM)) and futures contracts on CBOE Futures Exchange(SM) (CFE(®)) totaled 100.18 million contracts. Average daily volume (ADV) was 4.77 million contracts, an 11-percent decrease from June 2013 and a three-percent increase from May 2014....

2014-06-30 12:26:11

- Total U.S. Medical Costs continue to rise at a slower pace NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices, a leading global provider of financial market indices, announced today the results of the S&P Healthcare Claims Indices showing healthcare costs rose 3.5% in the 12 months ended February 2014 compared to the 4.9% rise for the 12 months ended February 2013. Medical costs - inpatient and outpatient hospitalization plus professional services - rose 3.1%...

2014-06-23 12:24:48

Launch broadens existing Factor-Based Index family NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Witnessing growth in alternatively-weighted strategies among all of its client segments, S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI) announced today the launch of two comprehensive global factor index families: S&P Low Beta indices and S&P Intrinsic Value Weighted indices. These new index families are designed to serve as benchmarks or investable solutions that seek to reflect the respective...

2014-06-17 12:24:58

MUMBAI, India and NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investment activity in emerging markets will also focus on domestic-consumption-driven sectors, and relatively established companies CRISIL Global Research & Analytics (GR&A), the world's largest and top-ranked provider of high-end research and analytics services, believes private equity (PE) investment in emerging markets is no longer a simple play on high economic growth through...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
Related